| Nov 14, 2014
| 3:34 PM
Walt Disney Co. on Friday revealed a slate of digital initiatives, announcing a new partnership with Wal-Mart around movies, teasing the unveiling of a redesigned ESPN.com and showing how a growing number of YouTube stars would have their own apps....
| Oct 14, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Japan's SoftBank Group said it will acquire DramaFever, an Internet video-on-demand player that specializes in international TV shows and movies.
Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Founded in 2009, New York-based DramaFever has raised $12 million to...
| Nov 17, 2014
| 4:18 PM
"Breaking Bad" ended its run in 2013, but apparently, a lot of us aren't ready to let it go.
How else to explain the popularity of "Do You Want to Build a Meth Lab?," a musical version of the AMC drama hit sung in the style of a song from Disney's 2013...
| Oct 14, 2014
| 10:30 AM
Provided by ListenFirst Media, DAR measures what entertainment content is resonating most across Facebook, Google+, Instagram, Tumblr, YouTube and Wikipedia combined. For more on the methodology behind DAR, scroll to the bottom of the article.
| Oct 15, 2014
| 9:47 AM
The millionaire creator of a Facebook competitor for teenagers, Pascal Lorne needed, well, teenagers.
Six months ago, he urged young users of Vine, Twitter and YouTube who had large followings to try his social network, Let. Crickets. His fifth...
| Sep 24, 2014
| 6:47 PM
For as long as there has been Twitter, there have been parody accounts. U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan, R-Wis., to Chicago Mayor Rahm Emanuel, to the pope, public figures often find themselves the subject of these impersonations. Most have come to accept them as...
| Sep 30, 2014
| 5:00 AM
For years, thrill seekers have worn GoPro video cameras to capture hair-raising skydiving, motorcycle racing and snowboarding footage from a first-person point of view. They've documented up-close and personal encounters with wildlife, even mounting the...
| Oct 23, 2014
| 12:30 PM
Tumblr, the micro-blogging site Yahoo acquired last year for $1.1 billion, has rolled out new features to make itself a better home for video. But despite speculation that it's aiming to become a rival to Google's YouTube, Tumblr still has a long way to...
| Oct 1, 2014
| 8:30 AM
Mondelez International, which makes snack brands including Oreo, Nabisco, Cadbury and Trident gum, said Wednesday it has joined with Google to produce online videos to boost the visibility of its brands.
The Deerfield-based snack-maker said it will...
| Dec 4, 2014
| 6:02 AM
Art Basel, Eric Garner, the Miami Heat and more are trending today -- "Gangnam Style."
1. Art Basel
Hipsters and celebrities flocked to Miami's artsy Wynwood neighborhood this week for the 13th annual Art Basel Miami Beach and Miami Art Week events....
| Dec 24, 2014
| 12:41 PM
Want to spend Christmas Day thumbing your nose at North Korean dictator Kim Jong-un by seeing "The Interview" in a theater? Just head to the Poconos.
The controversial movie starring Seth Rogen and James Franco is only being shown in one theater within...